I remember, as a child, playing games with my dad and having the best time. These were times that formed great memories and I cherish them to this day. Games are a way of bringing families together in a fun, competitive way that prompts laughter, thought, conversation and makes lasting memories to reflect on long after they are gone.
Celebrate Father’s Day this year with your dad by giving him the gift of great games that the entire family can play and enjoy, forming your own special memories. I love that there is a company that still creates those exciting, quality games that I played as a child. Across the Board Games deliver quality, handcrafted board games that will bring loads of fun and provide a great staple to pass down from generation to generation.
More About Across the Board
ABOUT ACROSS THE BOARD Across the Board is a St. Louis family-owned and operated workshop specializing in high quality, handcrafted, -unique wooden board games. All board games are made with premium materials and assembled with the utmost care and precision. The company’s top priorities are attention to detail and providing unmatched customer service. “We believe when you purchase one of our board games, it should last—and our products are built for generations to enjoy!”
Here a some of our top picks for Father’s Day gift ideas this year.
A simple and fun dice game that has been handed down for generations. Learning to play is quick and easy. The first player to score 10,000 points wins! Choose when to risk more points and when to save your points.The game features a finely crafted wooden dice tray, six dice, a dry erase marker and dry erase score sheet. You can really tell the quality, as it weighs in a just over 2 lbs and is over 1′ in size. It retails for just $24.00. Here is a quick “how to” video to get you started on playing Farkle:
Marbles & Jokers
Combine a little luck and a lot of strategy to outwit your opponents and bring your marbles home. Use playing cards to maneuver your marbles around the interlocking game board. Play with up to six players for a fast-paced match where a single card can change the fate of the game. Marbles and Jokers includes six multi-colored game paddles that are crafted of of quality wood, three decks of playing cards, six playing card value cards, marbles and directions.
You can really tell the time and quality that went into putting value of each paddle as they are 16 ½” x 4” x ¾” of solid wood. Each paddle weighs nearly 1 lb. This game retails for $56.00.
Across the Board games has really impressed me and assured that small businesses can really provide better quality than larger, manufactured games any day. They have so many to choose from and I cannot wait to purchase more and let the game playing continue. They have horseracing, baseball, Solitaire and much much more.
Each game is handcrafted and made here in the U.S. They have so many games to choose from and Father’s Day is the perfect time to pick a few out, gather together on his day and make some memories that will last a lifetime.
They have a special just for Father’s Day! Right now, it’s Buy One Get One Half! The offer is good through 6/16, discount taken off lower priced item.
We’ve added Across the Board Games to our Father’s Day Gift Guide! Check it out here!